Nomination of Rita M. Rodriguez To Be a Member of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States

September 9, 1982

The President today announced his intention to nominate Rita M. Rodriguez to be a member of the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank. She would succeed Donald Eugene Stingel.

Since 1978 Dr. Rodriguez has been serving as professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago Circle. She was associate professor of business administration at Harvard Business School in 1969 - 1978. She was a lecturer in economics at New York University, Graduate School of Business, in 1968 - 1969.

She graduated from the University of Puerto Rico (B.B.A., 1964) and New York University (M.B.A., 1968; Ph. D., 1969). She is married and resides in Oak Park, Ill. She was born September 6, 1942.